London musicals in 2021 have few surprises, like the new musical based on the film series “Back to the Future”.
More new musicals in London 2021 on this page are:
Hairspray, Frozen, Moulin Rouge, Joseph, Dr. Who.
About the classic musical in London go to the London musicals page.
Back To The Future – The Musical, London
“Back to the Future – the musical” was written by the original creators of the films: Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale.
This production of the musical “Back to the Future” first performed in early 2020 in Manchester (for a limited run), and received great reviews from both the audiences and critics that some of them thought it is the best theatre show in the UK.
“Back to the future – the musical” is expected to run in London for a long time as a huge production with some special effects.
A short trailer of the production in London can be seen in the following video:
Another interesting video was made during the quarantine period, in which the actors and the orchestra performed a song from the musical from their homes:
Tickets for the musical Back to the Future in London
The musical Back to the Future will show from Aug 20, 2021, until at least February 2022, at the Adelphi Theatre in the Covent Garden area on Strand Street.
New musicals in London 2021
More fascinating new productions coming up in London are:
The musical Moulin Rouge
An extravagant musical that succeeded on Broadway and will be released for the first time in London in 2021. Tickets not yet on sale (we will update)
The musical Cinderella
The new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber will air on Jun 25, 2021, tickets are already on sale until February 2022.
Hairspray The Musical – London 2021
Hairspray Returns to London to the Coliseum Hall with Michael Ball. tickets are on sale for performances from July 2021 to the end of September 2021.
Doctor Who: Time Fracture
Another theatrical experience based on the science fiction series that ran for many years on the BBC.
Expected to be an extraordinary experience.
Tickets for show dates from Jun 22, 2021.
The musical Frozen
The musical Frozen is the new Disney hit in London joining Lion King and Mary Poppins.
Frozen performed before the Coronavirus period in New York and it will be in London from the end of August 2021.
Tickets go back on sale from 15 April.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – London 2021
Following the success of last summer, Joseph will return in July 2021 until September 2021 to the London Palladium Theatre again this time with Jason Donovan, tickets are already on sale in London theatre direct and Lovethetre.
Sister act The musical
** postponed to 2022 without Whoopi Goldberg.
Tickets are sold for a limited time run on July-August 2022.
Long run musicals and theater performances in London 2021
Various shows in London are starting to slowly return to the stages with social distance in the audience.
The first musical to come back in May 2021 is Everybody’s Talking About Jamie,
Later in 2021:
Six, Wicked, Come from away, Pretty woman, Matilda, Mamma Mia, The Book of Mormon, Les Miserables, and The Lion King, and more
You can read about classic musicals in London musicals 2011 page.
Theatre tickets websites can be found on the page London Show and Concert Tickets.